SNEWS at MIT with Alex Göbel

This past Saturday, Alex Göbel and I presented our ongoing work on obviation in Ojibwe at The Southern New England Workshop Workshop in Semantics at MIT. We argue that obviation systems can be treated as a perspectival phenomenon, and that it is related to the distinction between the use of personal versus demonstrative pronouns in German.

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